MEDIA ADVISORY: Meet the new Director of Lexus in Canada and Experience Amazing Customized Lexus Vehicles at the 2019 Vancouver International Auto Show

Media Day: March 19, 2019 – 11:00 AM PST


TORONTO, ON – March 13, 2019 – Visit the Lexus exhibit at the Vancouver International Auto Show and meet Robert Tsang, the new Director of Lexus in Canada – plus take in the Canadian auto show debut of two limited edition models.  Merging high performance with the excitement of ultra-exclusive special editions, the Lexus LC 500 joins the Inspiration Series while the IS family welcomes the IS 300 F SPORT Black Line Special Edition to the mix.

The LC 500 Inspiration Series blends a unique mix of colours and features that build on this prestige coupe’s already-stunning design, with a limited run of just 12 units in Canada.

The IS 300 F SPORT Black Line is a 150-vehicle production run in Canada, featuring unique black styling cues on the body that reinforces the Lexus brand’s Takumi Craftsmanship complemented by a black cabin adorned with red accents.

In addition to these two debuts, the Lexus exhibit will showcase an impressive range of luxury crossovers, SUVs, coupes and sedans – including the new UX 250h, the most recent addition to the impressive Lexus range of self-charging hybrid vehicles. Other highlights include F SPORT  models and advanced yet intuitive Lexus technologies for connectivity, entertainment, and safety – including the newest bundle of active safety systems, Lexus Safety System + 2.0.

Media Advisory

Accredited members of the media are invited to preview the Lexus exhibit at the auto show’s Media Day:

  • WHAT: Canadian reveals of Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series and IS 300 F SPORT Black Line Special Edition
  • WHERE: Vancouver International Auto Show, Vancouver Convention Centre West, Lexus exhibit.
  • WHEN: March 19, 2019 – 11:00 AM PST
  • WHO: Robert Tsang, Director of Lexus in Canada

For further information or to set up interviews, contact:

Romaric Lartilleux
Acting PR Manager, Toyota Canada Inc.
416) 986-3469

About Lexus Canada

Lexus Canada is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Lexus luxury cars and sport utility vehicles through a sales and service network of 39 dealers across Canada. Guests have access to a wide range of luxury and performance vehicles with a total of 12 Lexus nameplates available in Canada, including the largest luxury hybrid lineup of 6 hybrid models. Inspired by bold design, intuitive technology, and peak performance, Lexus is committed to delivering the highest quality products and services and creating amazing experiences for their guests. The Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h are built at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada’s (TMMC) award-winning Cambridge South plant. For more information about Lexus and Lexus products, please visit:


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